Nicaragua Hears Demands for Ortega’s Exit and Early Elections

The University Coalition on Monday proposed the adoption of a “law to set the framework for transition and democracy”, with its first step the...

“I Want to be Part of the Movement that Changed History”

On the morning of April 19th, he packed his bag with small handkerchiefs, gauze bandages, face masks and medical instruments, without imagining that by...

The Roar of the Lion: “Ortega Must Go!”

Wearing a typical white cotton dress with the coat of arms of Nicaragua in the center, Francis Batres, a teacher, gathered with thousands of...

Humor – Caricature Of The Day

The caption: "What we want is for this roadblock removed!" Source: Confidencial.com.ni

Central Bank: Economy Will Slow Down Two Perecentage Points; Jobs Will Be Lost

The president of the Banco Central de Nicaragua (BCN), Ovidio Reyes, said on Monday that Nicaragua's economy will drop two percentage points, due to...

National Dialogue Stuck On The Subject of Barricades

In its third session on Monday, the national dialogue only succeeded in approving the adoption of the recommendations of the IACHR to the State...

Nicaraguan Protesters Accuse Government of Breaching Truce

(AFP) - Nicaraguans were back on the streets in their thousands on Sunday to protest what they called a government breach of a two-day...

Human Rights Commission Charges Serious Violations, 76 Deaths in Nicaragua

MANAGUA – The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) on Monday condemned Nicaragua’s response to weeks of protests against President Daniel Ortega, criticising a...

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Calls On Ortega Government To Halt Repression

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (Corte Interamericana de Derechos Humanos - CIDH in Spanish), part of the Organization of American States (OAS), called...

Despite Ortega’s Absence Friday, Nicaraguans Showed No Sign Of Giving Up

"We support the mothers of the fallen," said Carla Patricia Gomez, 46, wearing a Nicaraguan flag as a headband. "They even killed a 6-year-old...

Ortega A No-Show. Protesters Refuse to Back Down.

MANAGUA – The crowds waited. The official and independent press waited. They had been called to the  Seminario La Fatima, just outside of Managua,...

Gabriel Traversari: Who Is To Give Up?

Gabriel Traversari is a Nicaraguan-American actor, television director, writer, singer, composer, painter, and photographer. Born in Los Angeles, California, he grew up in El...

Face To Face With Ortega: “We Have Put The Dead”

A young university student, Lesther Alemán, confronted the president of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega, for the violent repression against the people, and his opposition to...

Participants To The National Dialogue Left Disappointed

After the expected completion of the National Dialogue, the different reactions were immediate. One of them was the president of the Unión de Productores...

Tense Tv-faceoff. Protesters Confront Ortega In Televised Debate.

Nicaragua's 72-year-old leader, Daniel Ortega, who previously ruled between 1979 and 1990, is a former leftist Sandinista guerrilla who helped overthrow the US-backed dictatorship...

Ortega Opens National Dialogue On Unrest In Nicaragua

Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega and accompanied by his wife, vice-president, Rosario Murillo, on Wednesday presided over the opening of a national dialogue to resolve...

Is Time Running Out For The Sandinista Hero?

Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega has ordered an independent inquiry into the killings of dozens of anti-government demonstrators after the Catholic Church called for dialogue. Critics...

Clashes Continue in Northern Nicaragua

  MANAGUA – A new confrontation between security forces from the National Police and anti-government protesters left more than 10 people injured in northern Nicaragua...

U.S. Updates Travel Alert To Nicaragua

  "Civil unrest throughout Nicaragua continues to affect U.S. Embassy operations and hours," said the U.S. Embassy Managua in security alert for Nicaragua. The alert said...

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Nicaragua Hears Demands for Ortega’s Exit and Early Elections

The University Coalition on Monday proposed the adoption of a “law to set the framework for transition and democracy”, with its first step the...

“I Want to be Part of the Movement that Changed History”

On the morning of April 19th, he packed his bag with small handkerchiefs, gauze bandages, face masks and medical instruments, without imagining that by...

The Roar of the Lion: “Ortega Must Go!”

Wearing a typical white cotton dress with the coat of arms of Nicaragua in the center, Francis Batres, a teacher, gathered with thousands of...

Humor – Caricature Of The Day

The caption: "What we want is for this roadblock removed!" Source: Confidencial.com.ni

Central Bank: Economy Will Slow Down Two Perecentage Points; Jobs Will Be Lost

The president of the Banco Central de Nicaragua (BCN), Ovidio Reyes, said on Monday that Nicaragua's economy will drop two percentage points, due to...

National Dialogue Stuck On The Subject of Barricades

In its third session on Monday, the national dialogue only succeeded in approving the adoption of the recommendations of the IACHR to the State...

Nicaraguan Protesters Accuse Government of Breaching Truce

(AFP) - Nicaraguans were back on the streets in their thousands on Sunday to protest what they called a government breach of a two-day...

Human Rights Commission Charges Serious Violations, 76 Deaths in Nicaragua

MANAGUA – The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) on Monday condemned Nicaragua’s response to weeks of protests against President Daniel Ortega, criticising a...

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Calls On Ortega Government To Halt Repression

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (Corte Interamericana de Derechos Humanos - CIDH in Spanish), part of the Organization of American States (OAS), called...

Despite Ortega’s Absence Friday, Nicaraguans Showed No Sign Of Giving Up

"We support the mothers of the fallen," said Carla Patricia Gomez, 46, wearing a Nicaraguan flag as a headband. "They even killed a 6-year-old...